Wrenches and Fences Episode 3

The people and stories depicted in this series are purely fiction. Any resemblance to real life people or situations is not intended, I swear. Catch up on Wrenches and Fences Episode 1 here and Episode 2 here Wayne and Jules did eventually escape New York City, scrounging together enough money for a pair of busContinue reading “Wrenches and Fences Episode 3”

Choices – Group B Outsiders

Welcome back to Choices. An evolution of a series I wrote years ago where seemingly similar cars are pit against one another in a battle for your affection. It’s like trying to choose your favourite hamburger (they’re all great, right?) Your task, if you agree to accept it, is to determine which of the fourContinue reading “Choices – Group B Outsiders”

Find of the Day – 1991 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel

Here is what appears to be an unmodified 1991 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel in great condition – and it’s a manual! With 211,053km on the clock, this car has lots of life left being a diesel. The interior looks to be in great condition while the exterior is excellent, considering the age and mileage on theContinue reading “Find of the Day – 1991 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel”

Wrenches and Fences – Episode Two

The people and stories depicted in this series are purely fiction. Any resemblance to real life people or situations is not intended, I swear. Catch Up on Everything from Episode One Here Every epic road trip needs a soundtrack. Jules had this covered. He’d brought his prized eight-cassette carrying case. Things began with Canadian greatContinue reading “Wrenches and Fences – Episode Two”

Find of the Day – 1991 Mercury Cougar LS

There are well maintained vehicles, and then there is this 1991 Mercury Cougar. The term showroom fresh is not an exaggeration for this big American Coupe. Take a moment to go look at all the photos. It is amazing a car nearly 30 years old and with 115,000 km still looks like this. Powered byContinue reading “Find of the Day – 1991 Mercury Cougar LS”

Choices – 1973 NASCAR Road Cars

Welcome back to Choices. An evolution of a series I wrote years ago where seemingly similar cars are pit against one another in a battle for your affection. It’s like trying to choose your favourite child (although some days that’s easier than others). Your task, if you agree to accept it, is to determine whichContinue reading “Choices – 1973 NASCAR Road Cars”

Find of the Day – The Last Pantera GT5-S?

The De Tomaso Pantera had a long run as a supercar. Although it evolved into different forms over the year, the car basically lasted form 1971 until 1992. One of the iterations along the way was the Pantera GT5-S. As seen here, it featured aggressive aerodynamic body work and massive rear tires to put everyoneContinue reading “Find of the Day – The Last Pantera GT5-S?”

Wrenches & Fences – Episode 1

**The people and stories depicted in this series are purely fiction. Any resemblance to real life human beings or situations is an eerie cosmic coincidence that should have you scared.**   Marotton was a small community just outside of Toronto, Ontario (in Canada, eh). It was still a sleepy town in 1983, yet to experienceContinue reading “Wrenches & Fences – Episode 1”

Find of the Day – Bricklin SV-1

A true Canadian car, here is a pristine Bricklin SV-1 (which stood for safety vehicle-one) for sale. Less than 3,000 of these cars were built in the mid-1970s and were unique in many ways. Despite the wedge supercar profile, the SV-1 is actually a front-engine, rear-wheel drive car. One of two V8 engines were stuffedContinue reading “Find of the Day – Bricklin SV-1”

Choices: Oddball ’90s Supercars

Welcome back to Choices. An evolution of a series I wrote years ago where seemingly similar cars are pit against one another in a battle for your affection. It’s like trying to choose your favourite child (although some days that’s easier than others). Your task, if you agree to accept it, is to determine whichContinue reading “Choices: Oddball ’90s Supercars”